1996News

Exports to Cuba

During 1995, Proteinas Nacionales exported goods to a value of RD$98 million to Cuba. According to the supplement Negocios published the newspaper Hoy, the items are shipped weekly by boat to Cuba from Puerto Plata. The business is transacted via a European company. Other products exported to Cuba include detergents, all kinds of soap, and …
1996News

Vehicle sales crash

Mr. Julio Cross, executive director of the Asociacion de Concesionarios de Vehiculos de Motor, told the newspaper Hoy that “1995 was the worst year in the history of vehicle sales in the country. Every year sales were around RD$4,500 million; this year, however, they were down by 60%.” He added that “in 1993, 15,000 vehicles …